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Drew County, Arkansas (AR)

County population in 2019: 18,530 (51% urban, 49% rural); it was 18,723 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,516
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,296
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,054
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,548 (it was 2,283 in 2000)
% of renters here:

31%
State:

33%

Land area: 828 sq. mi.

Water area: 7.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 22 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Drew County: 79.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (31.3%), Wholesale trade (20.7%), Retail trade (15.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 51%
  • Government: 26%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 18%
  • Unpaid family work: 5%
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  • Races in Drew County, AR (2019)
    • 12,20365.2%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 5,36228.6%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 6543.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2541.4%Two or more races
    • 610.3%Asian alone
Median resident age:

38.1 years
Arkansas median age:

38.8 years
Males: 9,040  (48.8%)
Females: 9,490  (51.2%)
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Average household size:
Drew County:

2.0 people
Arkansas:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $48,334 ($28,627 in 1999)
This county:

$48,334
Arkansas:

$48,952

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $458 (lower quartile is $284, upper quartile is $601)
This county:

$458
State:

$576


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $106,360 (it was $52,100 in 2000)
Drew:

$106,360
Arkansas:

$136,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $58,937 - $200,350

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $170,445
Here:

$170,445
State:

$183,629

Mobile homes: $60,986
Here:

$60,986
State:

$68,924

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $979
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $343

Institutionalized population: 317

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 5
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 29
  • Thefts: 40
  • Auto thefts: 8

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 6
  • Burglaries: 25
  • Thefts: 36
  • Auto thefts: 10
Drew County, AR map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 20 buildings, average cost: $103,500
  • 1998: 18 buildings, average cost: $78,700
  • 1999: 32 buildings, average cost: $80,500
  • 2000: 39 buildings, average cost: $83,000
  • 2001: 14 buildings, average cost: $111,400
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $250,700
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $129,700
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $122,400
  • 2005: 18 buildings, average cost: $105,600
  • 2006: 13 buildings, average cost: $110,600
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $131,500
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $167,300
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $103,500
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $197,000
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $167,500
  • 2013: 9 buildings, average cost: $120,600
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2015: 13 buildings, average cost: $101,600
  • 2016: 10 buildings, average cost: $118,500
  • 2017: 10 buildings, average cost: $117,500
  • 2018: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2019: 6 buildings, average cost: $62,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Drew, AR residents
Average permit cost in Drew, AR
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $631 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $488 (0.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Drew, AR in 2019
Distribution of house value in Drew, AR in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Drew, AR in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 17.9%
Drew County:

17.9%
Arkansas:

16.2%
(13.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.9% for Black residents, 39.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.7% for other race residents, 14.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 38.1 years old
(Males: 35.2 years old, Females: 40.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41.9 years old, Black residents: 31.8 years old, American Indian residents: 88.7 years old, Asian residents: 21.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27.2 years old, Other race residents: 19.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Drew County is $433 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $521 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $655 a month.

Cities in this county include: Monticello, Wilmar, Tillar, Winchester, Jerome.

Drew County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Neighboring counties: Edgefield County, South Carolina , Clayton County, Georgia , Sumter County, South Carolina , Lowndes County, Mississippi , Lamar County, Texas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.3%
Arkansas:

5.7%

Unemployment by year in Drew, AR
County total employment by year in Drew, AR
County average yearly wages by year in Drew, AR

Current college students: 1,484
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 23.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 240 (34.9% naturalized citizens)

Drew County:

1.3%
Whole state:

5.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 322010 or later
  • 552000 to 2009
  • 491990 to 1999
  • 631980 to 1989
  • 411970 to 1979
  • 36Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 75.5%

Drew County marital status for males Drew County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,259
  • Two: 82
  • 3 or 4: 373
  • 5 to 9: 228
  • 10 to 19: 156
  • 20 to 49: 214
  • 50 or more: 112
  • Mobile homes: 2,322

Housing units in Drew County with a mortgage: 2,327 (27 second mortgage, 44 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,547

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

53.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Drew County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,91739
Black Protestant2,06913
Mainline Protestant1,75412
Other3023
Catholic2421
None5,225-
Drew County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Drew County:

1.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.02 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Drew County:

7.51 / 10,000 pop.
Arkansas:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 9
This county:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.66 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Drew County:

9.7%
Arkansas:

9.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Drew County:

29.9%
State:

29.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.2%
State:

13.6%

Agriculture in Drew County:

Average size of farms: 393 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $91,604
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $293.66
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 28.09%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $77,248
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 57.06%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $99,965
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 84.80%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 7.36
Corn for grain: 1413 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 3744 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 20055 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 20050 harvested acres
Vegetables: 257 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 22 acres

Earthquake activity:

Drew County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Arkansas state average. It is 361% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 162.1 miles away from Drew County center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 111.8 miles away from the county center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 114.0 miles away from the county center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 316.0 miles away from the county center
On 2/28/2011 at 05:00:50, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MW, Depth: 2.0 mi) earthquake occurred 120.7 miles away from Drew County center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 353.1 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Arkansas Severe Storms And Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: April 12, 2020, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4556-AR: July 10, 2020, FEMA Id: 4556, Natural disaster type: Storm, Wind
  • Arkansas Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4518, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Arkansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: December 26, 2015 to January 22, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4254: February 05, 2016, FEMA Id: 4254, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Arkansas Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: December 23, 2009 to January 02, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1872: February 04, 2010, FEMA Id: 1872, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Arkansas Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: October 29, 2009 to November 08, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1861: December 03, 2009, FEMA Id: 1861, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Arkansas Severe Storms and Flooding associated with Hurricane Gustav, Incident Period: September 02, 2008 to September 08, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1793: September 18, 2008, FEMA Id: 1793, Natural disaster type: Storm, Hurricane, Flood
  • Arkansas Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3215: September 02, 2005, FEMA Id: 3215, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Arkansas Severe Storms & Flooding, Incident Period: February 14, 2001 to March 21, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1363: March 13, 2001, FEMA Id: 1363, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Arkansas Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 12, 2000 to January 08, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1354: December 29, 2000, FEMA Id: 1354, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Arkansas Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 12, 2000 to January 08, 2001, Emergency Declared EM-3159: December 28, 2000, FEMA Id: 3159, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • 4 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Drew County (14) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Ice Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Drew

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 5,757 (80.3%)
  • Carpooled: 691 (9.6%)
  • Bus: 7 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 85 (1.2%)
  • Bicycle: 14 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 459 (6.4%)
  • Worked at home: 172 (2.4%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (67%)
  • Scotland (6%)
  • Ghana (6%)
  • Malaysia (5%)
  • Vietnam (5%)
  • Other Southern Africa (3%)
  • Philippines (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Drew County


  • American (18%)
  • English (4%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • German (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • European (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Drew County, Arkansas in 2000:

  • 352 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 102 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 59 people in nursing homes
  • 54 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 41 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 20 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 12 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 9 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 7 people in halfway houses
  • 4 people in other nonhousehold living situations

People in group quarters in Drew County, Arkansas in 2010:

  • 433 people in college/university student housing
  • 206 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 75 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 36 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 35 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $54,260.

6.03% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,469 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.03%
Arkansas average:

6.87%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.64% relocated from other counties in Arkansas ($24,556 average AGI)
1.39% relocated from other states ($9,913 average AGI)
Drew County:

1.39%
Arkansas average:

2.88%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Ashley County, AR  0.66% ($32,974 average AGI)
from Desha County, AR  0.61% ($30,472)
from Pulaski County, AR  0.49% ($18,379)
from Bradley County, AR  0.42% ($44,320)
from Chicot County, AR  0.39% ($36,957)


6.65% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,597 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.65%
Arkansas average:

6.90%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.72% relocated to other counties in Arkansas ($22,620 average AGI)
1.94% relocated to other states ($10,977 average AGI)
Drew County:

1.94%
Arkansas average:

2.91%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Pulaski County, AR  0.72% ($25,907 average AGI)
to Desha County, AR  0.59% ($34,229)
to Ashley County, AR  0.52% ($25,161)
to Bradley County, AR  0.52% ($30,710)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.0

Births per 1000 population in Drew County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 10.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Drew County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 11.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Drew County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 3.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Drew County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Drew County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Drew County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Drew County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Drew County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Drew County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,038 (2,339 aged, 699 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 443 (10%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Drew County, Arkansas in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (356)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (273)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (164)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (85)
  • Generalized and unspecified atherosclerosis (79)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (45)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (37)
  • Congestive heart failure (30)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (30)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (22)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 18,530
  • Male householders: 3,368 (679 living alone), Female householders: 3,826 (1,325 living alone)
  • 3,644 spouses (3,625 opposite-sex spouses), 327 unmarried partners, (320 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 4,645 children (4,133 natural, 216 adopted, 298 stepchildren), 479 grandchildren, 165 brothers or sisters, 61 parents, 9 foster children, 103 other relatives, 879 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,012

Size of family households: 2,139 2-persons, 1,070 3-persons, 899 4-persons, 333 5-persons, 56 6-persons, 89 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,003 1-person, 477 2-persons, 63 3-persons, 62 4-persons.

2,654 married couples with children.
797 single-parent households (114 men, 683 women).

97.1% of residents of Drew speak English at home.
2.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (85% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (88% speak English very well, 12% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $155,810,000 ($8,411 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $27,591,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $40,813,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $28,641,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $7,571,000
Federal grants: $47,852,000
Federal procurement contracts: $22,822,000 ($21,738,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $8,112,000 ($3,774,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $350,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $4,239,000
Federal Government insurance: $7,710,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,213
Here:

65 per 1000 residents
State:

72 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 975
Here:

52 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +21
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -264
Here -14 per 1000 residents
State +13 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Drew County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.03 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.5

Year house built in Drew County, Arkansas
  • Year house built in Drew County, Arkansas
  • 4002014 or later
  • 4942010 to 2013
  • 1,2352000 to 2009
  • 1,3401990 to 1999
  • 1,3681980 to 1989
  • 1,9121970 to 1979
  • 7151960 to 1969
  • 5601950 to 1959
  • 2881940 to 1949
  • 4261939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Drew County, Arkansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Drew County, Arkansas
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Drew County, Arkansas
  • 141 room
  • 142 rooms
  • 713 rooms
  • 4814 rooms
  • 1,4355 rooms
  • 1,0666 rooms
  • 8197 rooms
  • 5448 rooms
  • 4099+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Drew County, Arkansas
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Drew County, Arkansas
  • 231 room
  • 1422 rooms
  • 4023 rooms
  • 6334 rooms
  • 6325 rooms
  • 2046 rooms
  • 1907 rooms
  • 1008 rooms
  • 199+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Drew County, Arkansas
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Drew County, Arkansas
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Drew County, Arkansas
  • 28no bedroom
  • 671 bedroom
  • 6762 bedrooms
  • 3,2993 bedrooms
  • 7184 bedrooms
  • 555+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Drew County, Arkansas
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Drew County, Arkansas
  • 23no bedroom
  • 3231 bedroom
  • 1,0272 bedrooms
  • 9053 bedrooms
  • 664 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Drew County, Arkansas in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Drew County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Drew County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 142no vehicle
  • 1,1031 vehicle
  • 2,0532 vehicles
  • 1,0533 vehicles
  • 3854 vehicles
  • 1235+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Drew County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Drew County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 354no vehicle
  • 9251 vehicle
  • 7162 vehicles
  • 2873 vehicles
  • 364 vehicles
  • 115+ vehicles

86.0% of Drew County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 64% lived in Arkansas.

Drew County:

86.0%
State average:

84.6%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 14,269
  • Other state: 3,872
  • Northeast: 86
  • Midwest: 825
  • South: 2,381
  • West: 556
Year householders moved into unit in Drew County, AR
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Drew County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 48.3%Electricity
  • 35.0%Utility gas
  • 14.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Wood
  • 0.8%No fuel used
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 67.2%Electricity
  • 23.8%Utility gas
  • 4.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%No fuel used
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.1%Other fuel
  • 0.6%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 129
Here:

6.9%
Arkansas:

8.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 14
Here:

1.2%
Arkansas:

7.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 536
Here:

27.0%
Arkansas:

17.4%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Drew County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $30,992,000
    Solid Waste Management: $680,000
    Other: $377,000
  • Construction - Hospitals: $14,250,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $30,572,000
    Regular Highways: $4,025,000
    Police Protection: $1,599,000
    Solid Waste Management: $827,000
    Financial Administration: $627,000
    Correctional Institutions: $600,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $504,000
    Central Staff Services: $460,000
    General - Other: $382,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $160,000
    General Public Buildings: $58,000
    Health - Other: $34,000
    Parks and Recreation: $20,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $24,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $921,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,540,000
    Other - Libraries: $312,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,436,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $26,704,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,594,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $862,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $535,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $535,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $822,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $403,000
    Rents: $121,000
    Interest Earnings: $46,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $629,000
    Police Protection: $70,000
    General - Other: $17,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,662,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,249,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,453,000
    General Local Government Support: $403,000
    Other: $209,000
    Health and Hospitals: $123,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,259,000
    Property: $1,656,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $237,000

Drew County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $30,992,000
    Solid Waste Management: $680,000
    Other: $377,000
  • Construction - Hospitals: $14,250,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $30,572,000
    Regular Highways: $4,025,000
    Police Protection: $1,599,000
    Solid Waste Management: $827,000
    Financial Administration: $627,000
    Correctional Institutions: $600,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $504,000
    Central Staff Services: $460,000
    General - Other: $382,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $160,000
    General Public Buildings: $58,000
    Health - Other: $34,000
    Parks and Recreation: $20,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $24,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $921,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,540,000
    Other - Libraries: $312,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,436,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $26,704,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,594,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $862,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $535,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $535,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $822,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $403,000
    Rents: $121,000
    Interest Earnings: $46,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $629,000
    Police Protection: $70,000
    General - Other: $17,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,662,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,249,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,453,000
    General Local Government Support: $403,000
    Other: $209,000
    Health and Hospitals: $123,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,259,000
    Property: $1,656,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $237,000

Drew County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $30,992,000
    Solid Waste Management: $680,000
    Other: $377,000
  • Construction - Hospitals: $14,250,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $30,572,000
    Regular Highways: $4,025,000
    Police Protection: $1,599,000
    Solid Waste Management: $827,000
    Financial Administration: $627,000
    Correctional Institutions: $600,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $504,000
    Central Staff Services: $460,000
    General - Other: $382,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $160,000
    General Public Buildings: $58,000
    Health - Other: $34,000
    Parks and Recreation: $20,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $24,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $921,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,540,000
    Other - Libraries: $312,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,436,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $26,704,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,594,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $862,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $535,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $535,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $822,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $403,000
    Rents: $121,000
    Interest Earnings: $46,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $629,000
    Police Protection: $70,000
    General - Other: $17,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,662,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,249,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,453,000
    General Local Government Support: $403,000
    Other: $209,000
    Health and Hospitals: $123,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,259,000
    Property: $1,656,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $237,000

Drew County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $30,992,000
    Solid Waste Management: $680,000
    Other: $377,000
  • Construction - Hospitals: $14,250,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $30,572,000
    Regular Highways: $4,025,000
    Police Protection: $1,599,000
    Solid Waste Management: $827,000
    Financial Administration: $627,000
    Correctional Institutions: $600,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $504,000
    Central Staff Services: $460,000
    General - Other: $382,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $160,000
    General Public Buildings: $58,000
    Health - Other: $34,000
    Parks and Recreation: $20,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $24,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $921,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $1,540,000
    Other - Libraries: $312,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $30,436,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $26,704,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,594,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $862,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $535,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $535,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $822,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $403,000
    Rents: $121,000
    Interest Earnings: $46,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $629,000
    Police Protection: $70,000
    General - Other: $17,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,662,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,249,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,453,000
    General Local Government Support: $403,000
    Other: $209,000
    Health and Hospitals: $123,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $6,259,000
    Property: $1,656,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $237,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 654
  • Number of aged recipients: 90
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 564
  • Number of recipients under 18: 150
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 340
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 164
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 278
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 280
Most common first names in Drew County, AR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James16672.7 years
William12772.5 years
John12274.0 years
Robert9373.1 years
Mary9278.8 years
Willie7076.1 years
Henry5977.4 years
Charles5770.9 years
George5577.8 years
Joe4073.5 years
Most common last names in Drew County, AR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson7075.0 years
Smith5676.8 years
Harris5474.6 years
Jones5277.2 years
Brown5175.4 years
White4775.4 years
Williams4673.5 years
Collins4675.2 years
Thompson4378.5 years
Ridgell3975.3 years
Businesses in Drew County, AR
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2Payless1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1Popeyes1
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In1
Days Inn1Sears1
FedEx3Subway1
Ford1Super 81
GNC1Taco Bell1
H&R Block1Toyota1
Hilton1U-Haul2
Holiday Inn1UPS2
KFC1Walgreens1
La-Z-Boy1Walmart1
McDonald's1Wendy's1
Nike4